UPSC  Economics

131. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. The 4th five year plan aimed at reducing birth rate from 39 per thousand to 29 in next 10 years.
ii. There was emphasis on providing supplies and services.

i only ii only both none

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132. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. The National Population Policy was announced in 1976.
ii. Prior to this policy, family planning was voluntary

i only ii only both none

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133. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. the 2000 population policy has a long term objective of achieving a stable population by 2015
ii. The National Population Policy aimed at achieving universal immunization of children against all vaccine preventable diseases.

i only ii only both none

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134. Match the following.
i. Class I - a. Population of 100000 and above
ii. Class II - b. Population of 50000 to 99999
iii. Class III - c. Population of 20000 to 49999
iv. Class IV - d. population of 10000 to 19999

1-a, 2-b, 3-c, 4-d 1-c, 2-d, 3-b, 4-a 1-d, 2-c, 3-b, 4-a 1-b, 2-d, 3-a, 4-c

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135. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. Poverty line is defined as the mid-point of monthly per capita expenditure class having a daily calorie intake of 2400 calorie per person in urban areas.
ii. In rural areas, it is 2100 calories a day

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136. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. The Tendulkar panel committee on poverty submitted its report in 2001
ii. As per the report, poverty estimates will be based on private household consumer expenditure of households

i only ii only both none

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137. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. As per the Tendulkar report, NSSO has decided to shift mixed reference period.
ii. Prior to this, 30 day recall period was used.

i only ii only both none

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138. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones
i. A person having worked for less than one hour for one day of a week is termed employed for a week
ii. The current daily status considers the activity of a person for each day of the preceding even days.

i only ii only both none

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139. Consider the following statements and identify the right ones.
i. If a person works for one hour but less than 4 hours during the day, he is considered partially employed.
ii. It he works for four or more than 4 hours, he is considered as employed for the whole day.

i only ii only both none

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140. Consider the following statements about the EGS and identify the right ones.
i. The scheme provides for productive and gainful employment in approved rural works.
ii. The works undertaken should produce durable productive assets in the area.

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